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  • Acceptance and perception of Nigerian patients to medical photography 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Mofikoya, B.O.; Akadiri, O.A.; James, O.; Fashina, A.A. (2013-12-13)
    The aim of the study was to determine the acceptance and perception of Nigerian patients to medical photography. A self‐administered questionnaire was distributed among Nigerian patients attending oral and maxillofacial ...
  • Accidental Denture Ingestion in Two Teaching Hospitals in Lagos 

    Oremosu, O.A.; Olubi, O.O.; Akinola, M.D.; Adeyemo, W.L. (Lagos University Medical Society, 2019-06-01)
    BACKGROUND Accidental foreign body ingestion is a common cause for emergency treatment. Dentures can be accidentally ingested. OBJECTIVE This study investigated accidental denture ingestion, and management outcome. MATERIALS ...
  • Acutely inflamed socket: A post-extraction healing complication-clinical observation in 2 patients. 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Ladeinde, A.L. (Pakistan Oral & Dent. Jr., 2004-12-01)
    Acutely inflamed socket as a complication of extraction socket wound healing is a very rare clinical entity worldwide. We report 2 patients with acutely inflamed socket following non-surgical extraction of permanent ...
  • Airway and respiratory complications in children undergoing cleft lip and palate repair 

    Desalu, I.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Akintimoye, M.; Adepoju, A. (Ghana Med J, 2010-03-01)
    OBJECTIVES: Anatomical abnormalities associated with cleft lip and palate increase the risk of airway complications. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of intra-operative airway and respiratory complications ...
  • ALVEOLAR OSTEOTOMY FOR CORRECTION OF ANTERIOR OPEN BITE. 

    Obisesan, B.O.; Nwoku, A.L.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunsanwo, S.O.; Oluyadi, B.A. (Pakistan Oral & Dent. Jr., 2002-12-01)
    Changes in the intimate relationship of the jawbones lead to dentofacial deformities. Orthognathic surgical interventions attempt to return the hard and soft tissues to normal relationship and thereby enhance facial ...
  • Ameloblastic carcinoma: a multicenter Nigerian study. 

    Ndukwe, K.C.; Adebiyi, E.K.; Ugboko, V.I.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Okojie, V.N.; Ajike, S.O.; Olasoji, H.O. (Elsevier, 2010-09-01)
    PURPOSE: To obtain a national profile on the prevalence and management of ameloblastic carcinoma in Nigerians. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Data were collected from the case files of patients with a histologic diagnosis of ...
  • Ameloblastoma: analysis of 207 cases in a Nigerian teaching hospital. 

    Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Bamgbose, B.O.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ajayi, O.F.; Arotiba, G.T.; Akinwande, J.A. (Quintessence Publishing, 2006-01-01)
    OBJECTIVE: The aim of the study was to review all the cases of ameloblastoma seen at the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria, between 1980 and 2003. METHODS AND ...
  • Ameloblastoma: the most common odontogenic tumour? 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Niger J Med, 2004-10-04)
    Is Amelobalstoma the most common odontogenic tumour worldwide? This article examines the prevalence of ameloblastoma in different parts of the world, most especially in Africans and Americans
  • Appropriateness of intra-operative blood transfusion in children at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital--an initial survey 

    Desalu, I.; Kushimo, O.T.; Bode, C.O.; Adeyemo, W.L. (Nig Q J Hosp Med, 2009-07-01)
    BACKGROUND: The decision to transfuse intra-operatively is based on preoperative haemoglobin (Hb), estimated blood loss and physiological variables. The visual estimate of blood loss is notoriously unreliable especially ...
  • Appropriateness of removal of impacted lower third molars. A 2- year audit at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. 

    Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Nig Q J Hosp Med, 2003-01-01)
    Prophylactic removal of impacted third molars in the absence of specific medical and surgical conditions has generated a lot of controversy among oral and maxillofacial surgeons. The first attempt to create simple but ...
  • Are sterile gloves necessary in nonsurgical dental extractions? 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Elsevier, 2005-07-01)
    PURPOSE: The aim of the study was to compare the incidence of healing complications of extraction socket with the use of sterile or clean nonsterile gloves during nonsurgical dental extractions. MATERIAL AND METHODS: This ...
  • Are systemic antibiotics necessary in the prevention of wound healing complications after intra-alveolar dental extraction? 

    Gbotolorun, O M; Dipo-Fagbemi, I M; Olojede, A O; Ebigwe, S; Adetoye, J O (Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg., 2016)
    This double-blind, randomized controlled study was done to assess the necessity of systemic antibiotics in the prevention of wound healing complications after intra-alveolar dental extraction. A consecutive recruitment ...
  • Association Studies and Direct DNA Sequencing Implicate Genetic Susceptibility Loci in the Etiology of Nonsyndromic Orofacial Clefts in Sub-Saharan African Populations. 

    Gowans, L.J.J.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Eshete, M.; Mossey, P.A.; Busch, T.; Aregbesola, B.; Donkor, P.; Arthur, F.K.; Bello, S.A.; Martinez, A.; Li, M.; Augustine-Akpan, E.A.; Deressa, W.; Twumasi, P.; James, O.; Deribew, M.; Agbenorku, P.; Oti, A.A.; Braimah, R.; Plange-Rhule, G.; Gesses, M.; Obiri-Yeboah, S.; Oseni, G.O.; Olaitan, P.B.; Abdur-Rahman, L.A.; Abate, F.; Hailu, T.; Gravem, P.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Buxo, C.J.; Marazita, M.L.; Adeyemo, A.A.; Murray, J.C.; Butali, A. (SAGE JOURNALS, 2016-10-01)
    Orofacial clefts (OFCs) are congenital dysmorphologies of the human face and oral cavity, with a global incidence of 1 per 700 live births. These anomalies exhibit a multifactorial pattern of inheritance, with genetic and ...
  • Blood transfusion requirements in cleft lip surgery 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Adeyemo, T.A.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Desalu, I.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Mofikoya, B.O.; Adeyemi, M.O.; Akanmu, A.S. (Elsevier, 2011-06-01)
    OBJECTIVE: Cleft lip surgery is a common procedure performed by surgeons worldwide. The aim of the study was to determine blood transfusion requirements and factors influencing blood transfusion in cleft lip surgery. ...
  • Bone grafts for jaw augmentation procedures: anterior versus posterior iliac crest. 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Elsevier, 2004-12-01)
    Cortico-cancellous bone graft is considered the material of choice for jaw augmentation because of its rich cellularity, its rapid revascularization, and its potential to induce new bone formation. Several donor sites ...
  • Breastfeeding Practices Among Mothers of Children With Orofacial Clefts in an African Cohort 

    Adekunle, A.A.; Adamson, O.O.; James, O.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Butali, A.; Adeyemo, W.L. (SAGE JOURNALS, 2020-04-01)
    OBJECTIVE: To carry out a survey of breastfeeding practices and related challenges among mothers with orofacial cleft babies attending the cleft clinic of a tertiary health institution. METHODOLOGY: This was a cross-sectional ...
  • Broken Dental Needle During Administration of Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block: a Case Report and Review of Literature. 

    Adeyemi, M.F.; Ibraheem, G.H.; Ernest, M.A.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ernest, S.K. (College of Health Sciences University of Ilorin, 2015-07-01)
    Administration of local anaesthesia using dental needles is a daily routine in dental clinic which is rarely accompanied with complications. We therefore present a 7 year old patient with accidental broken dental needle ...
  • Buccal Fat Pad for Interpositional Arthroplasty in Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis 

    Ibikunle, A.A.; James, O.; Adeyemo, W.L. (Springer, 2019-09-01)
    AIM: The buccal fat pad (BPF) is a readily accessible mass of adipose tissue in the oro-maxillofacial region. It is a specialized type of fat tissue that enhances intermuscular motion. It has been used extensively for ...
  • Buccal Fat Pad: A Useful Adjunct Flap in Cleft Palate Repair 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Ibikunle, A.A.; James, O.; Taiwo, O.A. (Springer, 2019-03-01)
    AIM: The aim of the study is to describe the technique and also the outcome of using buccal fat pad (BFP) as an adjunct flap in cleft palate repair and to report the surgical outcome. MATERIALS AND METHODS: All the ...
  • Characteristics and risk factors of preterm births in a tertiary center in Lagos, Nigeria. 

    Butali, A.; Ezeaka, C.; Weathers, N.; Ladd, J.; Fajolu, I.; Esezobor, C.; Makwe, C.; Odusanya, B.; Anorlu, R.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Iroha, E.; Egri-Okwaji, M.; Adejumo, P.; Oyeneyin, L.; Abiodun, M.; Badejoko, B.; Ryckman, K. (PAMJ, 2016-05-01)
    INTRODUCTION: Preterm birth is a dire complication of pregnancy that poses huge long-term medical and financial burdens for affected children, their families, and the health care system. The aim of the present study was ...